Category Archives: Marathon Training

Dad Versus…My 1st ultra-marathon 50K

Wake up…3:30am. The alarm is set for one hour later. Close my eyes. Must go back to sleep. Tossed/turned all night. Have somewhat of an idea of what I am up against today but still not completely sure. Running the … Continue reading

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Dad Versus…Running 34 miles in 3 days

Wake up. 4:45am EST. Sunday morning. Went to sleep about three-hours earlier. Somehow thought it was a good idea to attend a liver-intolerant neighborhood Christmas party, succumb to peer pressured Fireball shots, and run a half marathon the next morning. … Continue reading

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Dad Versus…The Santa “Death Train”

Wake up…Saturday. The Machine is again working the weekend away. Snuggle with Little Human for a bit. Little Human is extra-snuggly today. Love extra-snuggly Little Human. Let Little Human dress herself. Little Human never disappoints. Little Human runs downstairs and … Continue reading

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Running Advice: 5 Race Day Tips

You have spent $25 – $100+ entering your race…be it a 5K or marathon. You have put in the miles of training to build your foundation. You feel ready. These 5 simple tips will help you on race day: Research the course – Does … Continue reading

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Running Advice: 5 Beginner Tips

I run. Millions of people run. When I first decided to enter a weight-loss challenge 6 years ago and started running, I had zero clue what I was doing. None. Just strap on the shoes…any shoes…and take off. What happened … Continue reading

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